Sean Holmes

Invincible director Ellie Jones: 'I always trust the playwright to tell the story'
By Editorial Staff · 16 Jul 2014 · London, Off-West End

The former artistic director of the Southwark Playhouse is currently directing Torben Betts' class war drama, which has moved from the Orange Tree to the St James Theatre

Sean Holmes on extending Secret Theatre and challenging the culture of literalism

Following his firebrand launch of Secret Theatre last summer, we talk exclusively with the artistic director of the Lyric Hammersmith as he unveils new plans to take the work beyond the capital

Secret Theatre Show 4 (Lyric Hammersmith)
By Michael Coveney · 13 Feb 2014 · London, Off-West End

The latest production in Sean Holmes' enigmatic season premieres in Hammersmith is a contemporary take on a Jacobean classic

Michael Coveney: More on Secret Theatre and Donmar buried treasures
By Michael Coveney · 24 Oct 2013 · London, Off-West End

The Lyric's latest ensemble production gets the Secret Theatre initiative back to winning ways

Secret Theatre: Show 3
By Michael Coveney · 24 Oct 2013 · London, Off-West End

The Lyric Hammersmith presents the latest production in its experimental season

20 Questions with... Secret Theatre's Leo Bill: 'I liked the idea of being an obese restaurant critic'
By Editorial Staff · 8 Oct 2013 · London, Off-West End

Leo Bill, 33, is part of the ensemble currently performing Secret Theatre at the Lyric Hammersmith

Secret Theatre: Show 1
By Michael Coveney · 16 Sep 2013 · London, Off-West End
We're still waiting for Sean Holmes' "Secret Theatre" season to shake things up as he's promised. The second revelation, Show 1, turns out to be another well-known classic, stripped ...
Michael Coveney: To Sir With Mixed Feelings, and more Lyric secrecy

Michael Coveney reflects on his own experiences in the classroom and further ponders the critical conundrum posed by Secret Theatre at the Lyric, Hammersmith

Michael Coveney: Doran comes clean at RSC, Holmes stays secret at the Lyric
By Michael Coveney · 10 Sep 2013 · London, Off-West End
Greg Doran had a few things up his sleeve at this morning's RSC press conference at the Cambridge Theatre (home of the RSC's smash hit Matilda), but he soon shook his shoulder, and ...